Man Crashes Into 2 Power Poles, Traffic Light In South Nashville

Posted at 5:51 AM, Oct 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-20 07:14:28-04

A south Nashville intersection has been shut down after a driver crashed into two power poles and a traffic light.

The incident happened early Friday morning on Murfreesboro Pike at Edge O Lake Drive.

The cause of the crash remained unclear. Metro Nashville Police officers said DUI was not immediately suspected.

The driver was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries. He was alert at the time of transport.

Officials said the scene could take hours to clear. Drivers were urged to avoid the area.